Alabama Industrial Development Training (AIDT) – State of Alabama Program – Provides quality workforce development for Alabama’s new and existing businesses, and expands the opportunities of its citizens through the jobs these businesses create. AIDT is an institute of the State’s Department of Post-secondary Education, and encourages economic development through job-specific training.
Alabama Technology Network (ATN) – State of Alabama Program – The Alabama Technology Network’s assistance centers help manufacturers in Alabama improve their global competitiveness. ATN is a part of the Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP), a program of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). As a partner, ATN has access to a wealth of tools, products, services, and technical support.
Auburn University – Auburn, Alabama – Auburn University has developed into one of the largest universities in the South, remaining in the educational forefront with its traditional blend of arts and applied science, and changing with the needs of today while living with a respect for the traditions and spirit that is Auburn.
Chattahoochee Valley Community College – Phenix City, Alabama – Chattahoochee Valley Community College (CVCC) offers comprehensive workforce training for workers in every stage of their careers. Their Workforce Development Division constantly seeks new and innovative ways to meet the learning needs of the community.
Columbus State University – Columbus, Georgia – Serving the Southeast while attracting students from around the world, Columbus State thrives on community partnerships to deliver excellence for students who want to achieve personal and professional success in an increasingly global environment.
Columbus Technical College – Columbus, Georgia – The mission of Columbus Technical College is to promote economic growth and development and enhance the quality of life in its region by providing quality, accessible education, training, and consulting services for a globally competitive, diverse workforce.
Southern Union Community College – Opelika, Alabama – Southern Union offers technical training and college preparatory classes. Technical degree programs are offered in welding, electronics, and CAD/CAM systems. Southern Union also has an Industry Training Center available to help meet the needs of local industry. Their training covers the spectrum from the careful production of basic machine weights to operation of their multi-million-dollar Allen-Bradley PLC Servo unit, which provides programmable logic control and intelligent motion control for several manufacturing devices at once.
Troy University – Phenix City, Alabama Campus – Troy University is different from most institutions of higher learning. Rather than preparing students for jobs, they prepare them for what’s ahead: life, opportunity, and surprises. Yes, the future can be unpredictable, but the people who succeed in the years to come will do so because of preparation, planning, and drive.
University of Phoenix-Columbus Campus – Columbus, Georgia – University of Phoenix provides access to higher education opportunities that enable students to develop knowledge and skills necessary to achieve their professional goals, improve the productivity of their organizations, and provide leadership and service to their communities.